Nomura Holdings Inc increased its stake in Us Silica Holdings Inc (SLCA) by 56.94% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Nomura Holdings Inc bought 10,357 shares as the company’s stock rose 15.67% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 28,547 shares of the basic industries company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $857,000, up from 18,190 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Nomura Holdings Inc who had been investing in Us Silica Holdings Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.20B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.42% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $28.26. About 2.82 million shares traded or 45.51% up from the average. U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) has declined 16.97% since June 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 29.54% the S&P500. Some Historical SLCA News: 26/03/2018 – Valence Advises the Board of Directors of US Silica on Its Acquisition of EP Minerals; 26/04/2018 – U.S. Silica Closes Above 200-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 02/05/2018 – U.S. Silica at Citi Global Energy & Utilities Conference May 15; 24/04/2018 – U.S. SILICA HOLDINGS INC SLCA.N SAYS CONCERNS OVER SUPPLY “WAY OVERDONE”- CONF CALL; 03/04/2018 – FTC: 20180991: U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc.; Golden Gate Capital Opportunity Fund, L.P; 23/03/2018 – U.S. Silica: Deal Is Expected to Be Accretive in the Fourth Quarter of 2018; 29/05/2018 – U.S. Silica Presenting at AllianceBernstein Conference Tomorrow; 02/04/2018 – MFS New Discovery Fund Adds Aimmune, Exits U.S. Silica; 15/05/2018 – Capital Group Companies Inc. Exits Position in U.S. Silica; 19/03/2018 – U.S. SILICA HOLDINGS – TO SELL THREE TRANSLOADS LOCATED IN PERMIAN, EAGLE FORD AND APPALACHIAN BASINS TO CIG LOGISTICS
Endeavour Capital Advisors Inc increased its stake in Enterprise Finl Svcs Corp (EFSC) by 40.78% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Endeavour Capital Advisors Inc bought 150,244 shares as the company’s stock rose 13.10% while stock markets declined. The hedge fund held 518,703 shares of the major banks company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $24.33 million, up from 368,459 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Endeavour Capital Advisors Inc who had been investing in Enterprise Finl Svcs Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.27B market cap company. It closed at $55.05 lastly. It is down 32.36% since June 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.79% the S&P500.
Among 4 analysts covering Enterprise Financial Services (NASDAQ:EFSC), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Enterprise Financial Services had 19 analyst reports since October 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Monday, July 11, the company rating was initiated by Piper Jaffray. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Buy” on Thursday, October 26. As per Tuesday, January 23, the company rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Piper Jaffray maintained Enterprise Financial Services Corp (NASDAQ:EFSC) on Thursday, July 13 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray on Wednesday, April 4 with “Buy”. The firm has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given on Tuesday, October 3. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Thursday, June 1. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained it with “Hold” rating and $55.0 target in Monday, February 26 report. The firm has “Neutral” rating by DA Davidson given on Thursday, November 12. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, October 12 by DA Davidson.
Another recent and important Enterprise Financial Services Corp (NASDAQ:EFSC) news was published by Globenewswire.com which published an article titled: “Research Report Identifies Bryn Mawr Bank, Whitestone REIT, Surgery Partners, PennantPark Floating Rate Capital …” on May 24, 2018.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.20, from 0.97 in 2017Q4. It dropped, as 9 investors sold EFSC shares while 60 reduced holdings. 12 funds opened positions while 41 raised stakes. 16.90 million shares or 1.77% more from 16.61 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Balyasny Asset Management Limited Com invested 0% of its portfolio in Enterprise Financial Services Corp (NASDAQ:EFSC). First Lp holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Enterprise Financial Services Corp (NASDAQ:EFSC) for 57,659 shares. Maltese Mgmt Ltd Liability Company holds 0.67% or 211,023 shares. Meeder Asset Mngmt Inc invested in 0% or 639 shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mgmt Co holds 0% or 509 shares in its portfolio. Wells Fargo And Mn invested in 86,549 shares. Principal Finance Gru invested 0% of its portfolio in Enterprise Financial Services Corp (NASDAQ:EFSC). Globeflex Lp holds 19,000 shares or 0.19% of its portfolio. State Street Corporation holds 750,869 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Wellington Mngmt Gru Ltd Liability Partnership invested in 0.01% or 635,808 shares. Alphaone Invest Services Ltd Liability Com stated it has 143,656 shares. Mutual Of America Capital Management Ltd owns 163,787 shares or 0.12% of their US portfolio. Pl Cap Advsrs Ltd Liability Co accumulated 534,646 shares or 7.02% of the stock. Legal General Gru Public Ltd accumulated 4,255 shares. Illinois-based Citadel Advsrs Lc has invested 0% in Enterprise Financial Services Corp (NASDAQ:EFSC).
Since February 15, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 3 sales for $159,733 activity. Another trade for 750 shares valued at $39,023 was sold by BAUCHE DOUGLAS.